proposed mine in northern wisconsin

  • Chippewa County lists deficiencies in Albertville Valley ...

    Chippewa County lists deficiencies in Albertville Valley ...

    Mar 27, 2018· By LeAnn R. Ralph. TOWN OF HOWARD — Chippewa County Land Conservation and Forest Management has reviewed the reports from Northern Sands Wisconsin for the proposed Albertville Valley frac sand mine and has identified deficiencies.

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  • Proposed Wisconsin mine still years from opening | News ...

    Proposed Wisconsin mine still years from opening | News ...

    Mar 30, 2013· Proposed Wisconsin mine still years from opening ... That means construction of a controversial mine in northern Wisconsin probably won''t start for several years. ...

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  • images.library.wisc.edu

    images.library.wisc.edu

    tribes, which could be adversely affected by the proposed mine project. These Native American tribes include the Sokaogon-Chippewa Tribe of the Mole Lake Reservation, Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, Forest County Potawatomi Community, and other Northern Wisconsin tribes. The geographic scope of analysis for traditional

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  • Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey » Copper

    Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey » Copper

    The mines do furnish some interesting mineral collecting even though they are often hard to find in the brush that has grown up in the decades since they were abandoned. — One of the larger copper developments was the Weyerhauser Mine, a series of shafts and small dumps in the NW SE Sec. 12 (shafts #1, 2 and 3) and in the SE SE Sec. 11 (F ...

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  • Michigan Proposes Approval for Controversial Mine Near ...

    Michigan Proposes Approval for Controversial Mine Near ...

    And the Back Forty comes on the heels of the controversial Eagle Mine in Michigan''s Upper Peninsula, which is just a four-hour drive to the north of the proposed Back Forty site. Eagle is an underground sulfide mine that the Keweenaw Bay Indian tribe fought for years, losing the battle in the end.

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  • What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s ...

    What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s ...

    What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s new mining law bad for northern Wisconsin? A few weeks ago I shared a letter that I had sent to Senator Tiffany pleading for him to not introduce his proposed legislation repealing the 20-year old moratorium on industrial (sulfide) acid mining. Last week, the Senator announced his "Mining ...

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  • Proposed Back 40 Mine pits neighbor against neighbor

    Proposed Back 40 Mine pits neighbor against neighbor

    Aug 24, 2017· Proposed mine pits neighbor against neighbor. "Fortunately, it doesn''t stop people from coming in." The protesters have no quarrel with fish fries. Their quarrel is with Aquila Resources, the Canadian company that has been working to develop an open pit sulfide mine on the Michigan-side of the Menominee River, the border between Wisconsin and Michigan''s Upper Peninsula.

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  • Proposed Hog Megafarm Causes Stir in Northern Wisconsin ...

    Proposed Hog Megafarm Causes Stir in Northern Wisconsin ...

    A proposed hog "megafarm" in northern Wisconsin is raising concerns among some residents that millions of gallons of pig manure will eventually wash off the land and pollute Lake Superior.

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  • Bill to end moratorium on mining is introduced

    Bill to end moratorium on mining is introduced

    Wisconsin''s mining moratorium law would be jettisoned under a bill proposed Thursday by two Republican legislators that could spur plans for new mining in northern Wisconsin.

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  • Open-pit mine proposed for northern Wisconsin

    Open-pit mine proposed for northern Wisconsin

    Nov 17, 2010· ASHLAND, Wis. (AP) -- A mining company wants to spend more than $1 billion to develop an open-pit iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin. Gogebic Taconite has purchased an option to lease the mineral ...

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  • A Plan to Mine the Minnesota Wilderness Hit a Dead End ...

    A Plan to Mine the Minnesota Wilderness Hit a Dead End ...

    Jun 25, 2019· "The mining industry brings a tsunami effect for the community with regard to jobs, schools, everything," said Andrea Zupancich, the mayor of Babbitt, a town of 1,500 near the proposed mine.

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  • VICTORY! Walker''s Proposed Wisconsin Great Lakes Mine ...

    VICTORY! Walker''s Proposed Wisconsin Great Lakes Mine ...

    Mar 01, 2015· (Green Bay, Wisconsin) – Plans for a major Wisconsin iron ore mine perched in the Penokee Hills above Lake Superior have been cancelled [1]. The proposed Gogebic taconite mine had from the beginning been incautious regarding the potential to destroy tribal rice lands, foul the Great Lakes, and rife with corruption.

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  • Wisconsin Resources Protection Council

    Wisconsin Resources Protection Council

    The plaintiffs in the contested case include the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, the Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River Inc. and Tom Boerner, a private landowner. Al Gedicks. Executive Secretary of the Wisconsin Resources Protection Council, La Crosse, Wis.

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  • Mining gives northern Wisconsin balanced economy

    Mining gives northern Wisconsin balanced economy

    Sep 02, 2017· "Wisconsin''s Mining Standoff" is about the proposal to dig an open-pit mine in Northern Wisconsin.

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  • Crandon Mine sold to Forest County Indian tribes ...

    Crandon Mine sold to Forest County Indian tribes ...

    Oct 27, 2003· Crandon Mine sold to Forest County Indian tribes. The Forest County Potawatomi community and the Sokaogon Chippewa of Mole Lake community have purchased the mining rights to the proposed Crandon Mine from the Northern Wisconsin Resource Group''s interest in Nicolet Minerals Co. for $16.5 million. Officials from NMC,...

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  • Proposed Wisconsin Mine Si. Sokolove Law | Mesothelioma ...

    Proposed Wisconsin Mine Si. Sokolove Law | Mesothelioma ...

    Oct 18, 2013· Proposed Wisconsin Mine Site Found to Contain Asbestos Fibers Posted on October 18, 2013 October 4, 2017 by Sokolove Law Tensions are building in Northern Wisconsin as plans for developing a $1.5 billion open pit iron ore mine continue despite reports from the state''s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that the site contains rocks that ...

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  • How El Salvador Won on Mining

    How El Salvador Won on Mining

    Apr 01, 2018· Al Gedicks, emeritus professor of environmental sociology at the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse and a founder of the Midwest Coalition Against Lethal Mining (MCALM), had previously worked with Native American tribes in Wisconsin against proposed mines. He was invited to Arcatao, which was one of several communities targeted for potential ...

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  • Wisconsin Needs Iron Ore Mining to Grow the Economy and ...

    Wisconsin Needs Iron Ore Mining to Grow the Economy and ...

    Sep 19, 2013· If progress continues, the proposed mine could provide more than 700 direct, well-paying jobs that will change the fortune of families in the area for generations to come. It will also indirectly support an additional 2,100 jobs– all in an economically depressed part of Wisconsin that needs help.

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  • American Indian tribes condemn proposed iron mine in ...

    American Indian tribes condemn proposed iron mine in ...

    Jan 11, 2012· American Indian tribes came out strongly against a bill that would streamline the permitting process for a proposed iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin, telling a legislative hearing Wednesday ...

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  • Town of Colfax residents concerned about proposed mine''s ...

    Town of Colfax residents concerned about proposed mine''s ...

    Wisconsin is the country''s leading producer of the kind of high quality ... Town of Colfax residents concerned about proposed mine''s proximity ... NORTHERN WISCONSIN STATE FAIR - .

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  • What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s ...

    What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s ...

    What the heck is sulfide mining... and why is Tiffany''s new mining law bad for northern Wisconsin? A few weeks ago I shared a letter that I had sent to Senator Tiffany pleading for him to not introduce his proposed legislation repealing the 20-year old moratorium on industrial (sulfide) acid mining. Last week, the Senator announced his "Mining ...

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  • Mining In The Upper Peninsula: A Window Into Northern ...

    Mining In The Upper Peninsula: A Window Into Northern ...

    As controversy over a proposed iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin continues, so do disputes over the mining industry in Northern Michigan. Two open pit iron ore mines continue to dig deep into the earth near Marquette, Mich. in the Upper Peninsula.

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